Markey records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Markey family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Markey surname or get a copy of the Markey family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Markey Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Markey Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Markey family tree.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Markey surname in the USA? Markey is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Markey Databases

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Some Famous People with the surname of Markey

Wikipedia Dave Markey (born December 3, 1963 in Burbank, California) is an American film director.
Wikipedia Enid Markey (born February 22, 1894, Dillon, Colorado - died November 15, 1981, Bay Shore, New York) was an American actress of stage, film and television.
Wikipedia Elizabeth Helen ?Betsy? Markey (born April 27, 1956) is the Congresswoman from Colorado's 4th congressional district and member of the Democratic Party.
Wikipedia Howard Thomas Markey (November 10, 1920 ? May 3, 2006) was an American jurist who served as the first chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Wikipedia Christopher Henry Markey (born September 23, 1985 in La Place, Louisiana) was the starting running back for the UCLA Bruins football team after starter Maurice Jones-Drew was injured in the 2004-05 season.
Wikipedia Lucille Parker Wright Markey (December 14, 1896? - July 24, 1982) was an American businesswoman and philanthropist who owned Calumet Farm, the most prestigious Thoroughbred horse farm in the United States.